“I honestly can’t say where my style came from. It’s just what comes natural to me.”
The legacy of bloody Camp Crystal Lake came into Paulsen’s life after three or four callbacks and extensive driving to Vancouver, where Friday the 13th Part 8 was shot. Her role as Suzi Donaldson in the film, directed by Robert Hedden, was her first big studio Paramount movie.
“It’s funny, I had a pretty clear vision of where I wanted Cemetery Dance to go right from the very beginning, but I never looked this far into the future. “
Of the mountains of terrors that have come from Stephen King’s catalog, Gerald’s Game had been widely regarded as the book least likely to receive a film adaptation. Not because it isn’t worthy of a silver-screen or television series project, but because there is so much that goes on in the book that was considered…
Perhaps Kya Shore has found some sort of magical time continuum that allows her to enjoy a thirty hour day? That’s really the only explanation I can come up with when reading over Shore’s accomplishments as an author, social media and email marketing specialist and owner/founder of Aspirations Press.
While a month dedicated to these ladies of terror is fantastic, it is this writer’s humble opinion that the creators who keep our beloved horror genre so fresh and creepy deserve to be shown the love all year around.
If I were to compile a list of “People You Should Know” in the horror literary world, Shaun would rank pretty high up there.
The life of an independent author is not for the faint of heart. It also doesn’t come without casualties- countless hours of sleep, canisters of coffee grounds, social get-togethers, ink cartridges.. the list goes on and on. Very rarely does one simply pen the next great American horror story and get to live out their…